Learning about the cardio system and how to keep it healthy
Issues and illnesses of the cardiovascular system
- Sickle Cell Anemia- this is a genetic disorder that produces abnormal blood cells. The symptoms of this disease include pain, infection, and organ damage.
- Atherosclerosis- this is a a disease that causes hardening of arteries. This can be caused by poor diet, not enough exercise, or genetics. Symptoms include pain, shortness of breath, or chest pain.
How to keep a healthy cardiovascular system
- Work out/exercise regularly
- Eat healthy foods